Posts Tagged ‘Center Stage’

Nov. 25 2016

The Center Stage renaissance

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

          The historic building that houses Center Stage has been undergoing a massive renovation, and they are now poised to begin unveiling the changes in a series of openings. Artistic Director Kwame Kwei-Armah OBE,came in to WBJC to give us a preview.    

Jan. 15 2016

“… and all the [men and] women merely players.”

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

  Center Stage, never one to be stodgy in its approach to theatrical productions, is presenting an all-female As You Like It by William Shakespeare. One of the few men involved, dramaturg Gavin Witt, came to talk about it.    

Sep. 30 2014

Did he do it?

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

Peter Shaffer has a lot to answer for. Thanks to him, we now link Antonio Salieri’s name to Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s as someone who somehow had a hand in Amadeus’s downfall and death. It’s true that when Mozart first arrived in Vienna from Salzburg, Antonio Salieri was so well established as a court musician for […]

Mar. 13 2012

hey figaro, can your aria wait? gotta check my facebook!

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs | 1 Comment

Last Sunday, Jim & I had the tremendous pleasure of seeing Lyric Opera Baltimore’s production of “The Marriage of Figaro.” We loved absolutely everything about the opera – casting, sets, costumes – well, every aspect but one: the behavior of certain audience members. Having seen the opera a few times, I’m well aware that “Figaro” […]